Portsdb Update Error

Kevin Greenidge kaging at access4less.net
Thu May 13 23:37:49 PDT 2004

The thing is I always have the whole "Chinese" ports collection in my
refuse file when I do a cvsup among with a bunch of other stuff so I
don't know why this error decides to show itself now. Any help would be
I am using the following:
FreeBSD santacruz 4.9-RELEASE-p7 FreeBSD 4.9-RELEASE-p7 #0: Sat May  8
01:42:38 GMT 2004
santacruz# portsdb -Uu
Updating the ports index ... Generating INDEX.tmp - please wait..===>
enoffice-zh_CN failed:
"Makefile", line 17: Could not find
make: fatal errors encountered -- cannot continue
*** Error code 1
1 error
Before reporting this error, verify that you are running a supported
version of FreeBSD (see http://www.FreeBSD.org/ports/) and that you
have a complete and up-to-date ports collection.  If so, then report
the failure to ports at FreeBSD.org together with relevant details of
your ports configuration (including FreeBSD version, environment and
/etc/make.conf settings).
*** Error code 1
Stop in /usr/ports.
*** Error code 1
Stop in /usr/ports.
failed to generate INDEX!
portsdb: index generation error

More information about the freebsd-questions mailing list